AstraZeneca: filling a hole

A bit of good news at the pharma group; it needs more still

Avolon: short haul

Aircraft leasing group has been quick to reward investors

Chinese sportswear: get yer kit on

Market has growth potential, crisis or no

Tupperware: party on

If plastic food container sales are any indication, EM economies might be OK

Polyus Gold: not so precious

Russian owners of the mining group appear to have tired of London

Exelon / Pepco: DC folly

Deals, like idealism, struggle to survive in the US capital

Syngenta: seed finance

The agribusiness is trying to placate shareholders, but buybacks and disposals will not be enough

Chinese consumers: after the fall

The boom in luxury goods is over, but staples are attractive

Bankers and boards: checks and imbalances

Big US banks should split the chairman and CEO roles

Homeplus retail store, a joint venture between Tesco and South Korea's top conglomerate Samsung
©AFP Photo/Jung Yeon-Je

Tesco: Won down

Retailer is close to selling its Korean stores. It should think carefully about how to use the proceeds